Govt invests $35 mln to attract world-leading university entrepreneurs to NZ

Fiona Rotherham
Wed, 20 Jul 2016

By Fiona Rotherham July 20 (BusinessDesk) - The government is investing $35 million over four years into a new initiative, Entrepreneurial Universities, to attract world-leading entrepreneurial researchers and their teams to New Zealand to further strength the country’s universities and innovation eco-system. The programme, initiated by the University of Auckland, is open to all eight of New Zealand’s universities who can enter into a 50:50 partnership to attract and support named researchers and their teams to work in the university for...

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